Don’t Snicker at Us, Argentina – By Larry Thornberry (American Spectator) / Dec 11 2019
Is the slow-motion coup winding down?
To the surprise of exactly one sourdough shut-in who lives in a mountain shack a few miles outside of Pagosa Springs, Colorado, the House of Representatives has introduced two articles of impeachment against President Trump. Talk about predictable.
Trump is charged with two counts of defeating Hillary Clinton fair and square on November 9, 2016, by election rules that have been in place for more than two centuries. OK, this charge and specification is not precisely outlined in either article, but anyone paying the slightest attention to the toxic circus our national politics have become knows this is the high crime the Donald stands accused of.
The charges come after interminable and unwatchable political theater in the House, overseen by Captain Ahab “Shifty” Schiff, the Mad Hatter of the House and chairman of the House Get Trump Committee, and Rep. Jerry Nadler of New York, chairman of the Other Get Trump House Committee, who is getting his back because the big boys picked on him in high school. These two nerds’ 15 minutes are beginning to feel like a year and a half.
In the days and weeks leading up to the November 2016 election, Democrats continuously lectured the Donald on the importance of his accepting the outcome of the election. Of course this was when all the smart people knew that Hillary Clinton would win. Then, as Private Gomer Pyle, USMC, was fond of saying, “Surprise, surprise, surprise!” The deplorables turned out to be right and the Donald carried the day in a close-run thing.
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